The First Trailer For Netflix Upcoming Anime “Yasuke” Based on the True Story of a Black Samurai From The 16th Century. The Series Will Debut April 29th 2021 & Is Produced By Popular Animation Studio “Mappa”. The Lead Character “Yasuke” Will Be Voiced By Popular Actor Lakeith Stanfield Who Also Played as L From Netflix Live Action Adaptation of Death Note.
Here’s The Synopsis Courtesy of Netflix:
In a war-torn feudal Japan filled with mechs and magic, the greatest ronin never known, Yasuke, struggles to maintain a peaceful existence after a past life of violence. But when a local village becomes the center of social upheaval between warring daimyo, Yasuke must take up his sword and transport a mysterious child who is the target of dark forces and bloodthirsty warlords. The story of Yasuke, the first African samurai who actually served the legendary Oda Nobunaga, will be released to the world.